It’s a Certification 101 Thursday

By | January 6, 2022

It’s a Certification 101 Thursday.  There are two classes today. Learn about the certification process, local certifying programs and what documents to submit with your application. This online session is taught by OhioMBE publisher Ronda Watson Barber.  Register online at

2022 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo

By | January 5, 2022

Session:  March 9-10 Registration is now open for the 2022 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo (OSC22)! OSC22 is a completely online event, including new features for more choice, more convenience, and more value. Visit the OSC22 website to register for the event, which will stream live March 9-10, 2022. More than 4,000 representatives from Ohio businesses and… Read More »

Kiva Columbus Hub Introduction

By | January 3, 2022

Session:  January 26 at 11:00 am  The Ohio SBDC at Columbus State is proud to be the Kiva Columbus Hub for Central Ohio. Understanding the challenges that most small businesses experience with access to capital due to limited collateral, credit challenges, limited investments, and early-stage lending, Kiva removes those barriers by providing a non-traditional capital… Read More »

How to Write a GREAT Capability Statement

By | January 3, 2022

Session:  January 18 at 11 am A capability statement is a promotional or marketing statement about your business and its capabilities and skills that advertise who you are and what you do. However, Capability Statements must be tailored to your audience: the government buyer or prime contractor. Reserve your spot at

Basic Construction Estimating Class

By | January 3, 2022

Session:  January 26, 2022 from 1:30 to 3:00 pm The Ohio Business Development Center and Home & Commercial Inspections LLC are Hosting a Basic Construction Estimating class at the City of Columbus Plan Room. Your instructor James Jones is a construction professional specializing in residential and commercial property condition assessment. With over 21 years of… Read More »